Getting to know a new person nowadays is easy but forming a proper relationship is getting to be much tougher in spite of the given the better means of communications given in this age of technology. The reason is simple there is so much to do in so little time to spend. Maintaining your job, house, family, and health put together takes the better half of the day and the rest is filled with stress, exhaustion, and distractions.
We have to find a healthier way to keep in touch with all our friends or acquaintances within our limited time plan and that too in our limited means. Therefore, the trick is to use our smart minds and our smart phones. The market is flooded with a wide range of apps that helps you actually keep in touch with your acquaintances effortlessly no matter how fast pace your life is right now.
Keep your contacts up-to-date with this Google app. This web based app is applicable to Gmail and all Google accounts and particularly helpful for people with a huge collection of addresses and contacts. This app is easy to use and involves no installation. You need to sign in to enjoy it free for the first month and later at a charge of $20 per year. Each time you get a message or mail from your acquaintance, it compares the address list for any change. According to your chosen settings it automatically or manually updates the list and informs you of all changes in your contact list.
Given the social media presence and the various sites and email addresses where we remain connected to our friends and relations, Smarter is actually a smart app ideally suited for iOS gadgets like, iPhone, iPad etc. Along with the synchronization it also offers some interesting features, like a graphical representation of the frequency of your interaction with each of your contacts, e mail history of all of them, and their images too. It gives more importance to the more frequent contact of yours and includes updates and reminders to meet up with your friends.
3. Postagram Mail
Photos have always been a great way of remaining in touch with your friend no matter how far or close they are. It immediately sends you across miles of distance to your near ones and also updating to what they are up to at any given point. Postagram is one such app ideally suited for both iOS and Android based phones. It adds a new touch to the traditional mode of sending postcards. Through this app you can convert any of your chosen Instagram photos into a postcard by adding a line of your message and at the pay of 99 cents it will be mailed to your friend in the traditional way.
4. Whats App Messenger
WhatsApp Messenger is a smartphone messenger suited for almost across all platforms of iOS, Blackberry, and Android phones. It is a widely popular app to send and receive message from friends and family. The app comes free for the first year of installing and is more effective than SMS. It synchronizes well with the address book of your smartphone and can be used to even send across multimedia messages of images, audio and video to any of these contacts in no time.
5. Hey Tell
HeyTell is an easier way to communicate cross-platform. This app comes free and is suited for iOS and Android phones. Through this app you can send brief voice messages instantly to other associates or contacts of yours who also enjoy this HeyTell app. It is more of a sound bite that carries your personal touch to it. The listener can enjoy it at his or her own pace or time and still carry a part of you with them. You can also personalize it further by adding effects to yourvoice or use it to broadcast a message to multiple friends with ease.
The communication world no matter how complicated it seems to be is after all meant to make us look at life in heartfelt way. The effort is all it takes to remind your friends and family that you are there for them no mater when or where they are. These above mentioned apps are a few ways you can still remain in touch and keep alive relationships that will make you feel loved and strong forever.